VCA Morris Plains Animal Hospital in Morris Plains, New Jersey is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to lead our small animal practice as Medical Director.
This is an outstanding opportunity to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital like an owner would, but without the risks of ownership. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to help you succeed.
There is never a dull moment at Morris Plains Animal Hospital! Whether it’s caring for dogs and cats, or birds and reptiles, or rabbits and ferrets, we are always being kept on our toes. We also take care of wildlife that may need our help, including raccoons, deer, and wild birds—to name just a few.
Our hospital is open 6 days-a-week, with no on-call hours. The schedule includes 4 days/week (Mon-Fri) with a rotating half day on a Saturday.
New York City is just a 45-minute train trip from us, or you can hike the many hiking trails located a few miles from our hospital. We are close to ski slopes as well as the beach, so whether you are a winter or summer person, there are plenty of recreational activities to choose from!
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.